Pedestrian Hit by SUV Dies in Las Vegas Hospital

July 19, 2021 | Ed Bernstein
Pedestrian Hit by SUV Dies in Las Vegas Hospital A woman was killed on the evening of July 13th after being hit by an SUV while she was crossing the street outside of a marked crosswalk. According to Metro Police, the incident occurred at about 11:20 p.m. north of East Fremont Street and East Oakey Boulevard. The SUV was traveling south on Fremont when the vehicle struck the pedestrian, about 250 feet away from a marked crosswalk. The 43-year-old Las Vegas woman was rushed to Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, where she unfortunately died from her injuries.  The driver, a 58-year-old Las Vegas woman, was not injured and remained at the scene with no signs of impairment. This incident remains under investigation.   “Car accidents are on the rise in the Las Vegas area. At Edward M Bernstein and Associates, we take these accidents seriously. If you or a loved one have been involved in a car accident, we can help you. Call 702-996-3917. Note: These posts are created using publicly available (secondary) sources. The information has not been independently verified. If you see any information that should be corrected, please bring it to our attention, and we will make adjustments. The photos included in these posts do not represent the actual accident scene.”


Ed Bernstein

Edward M. Bernstein, Esq. is the owner and founding partner of Edward M. Bernstein & Associates, and one of the most recognizable figures in Nevada. Ed is one of state’s premier personal injury attorneys and has hosted The Ed Bernstein Show for over 31 years. He has served the Las Vegas community for decades with dozens of community appointments and terms of service. In the year 2000, he was Nevada’s Democratic nominee for the United States Senate.

Ed received his B.A. from Long Island University in 1971 and his J.D. from Widener University in 1975. Since then, Ed’s professional accolades include numerous publications, honors and awards, court appointments, and has been named one of America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators.